Large renovated farmhouse on five acres
Set amongst picturesque farmland in Ripplebrook, this lifestyle property could be the answer to your dreams.
The original 100 year old homestead has been extended to include five generously sized bedrooms, two bathrooms, spacious living areas and a large covered patio at the rear.
Central to the living areas is the refurbished country style kitchen featuring loads of storage, work space and a gas upright cooker.
Across the front of the residence, a broad verandah is perfect to enjoy the peaceful rural outlook.
A separate two room bungalow with a reverse cycle air conditioner could be utilised as a home office or additional living space.
Further improvements include a five car carport, large high clearance workshop and sundry shedding.
Entry from the rear patio leads into the family room.
12 foot ceilings are a feature here and can be found throughout the home, adding to the feeling of space and olde world charm.
A solid fuel heater and split system air conditioner in this living room provide climate control.
Double sliding doors connect to the second living area and adjoining formal dining room. French doors allow access to the front verandah.
An extension to the original residence comprises two bedrooms and a bathroom with a bath, pedestal basin, shower, toilet and a heater.
Three further bedrooms, a second bathroom, laundry and a mudroom at the rear are included in the original floor plan.
All of the bedrooms and the laundry have built-in storage, the main bedroom has an air conditioner.
The covered rear patio is paved and features a ceiling fan and a classic old combustion stove, still in working order.
Securely fenced, the house yard is safe for young children and the family dog.
Assorted fruit trees and a fenced vegetable garden are additional inclusions.
A large concrete tank supplies water to the house and a 7.5 million litre dam is pumped to an underground tank for stock and the garden.
Relatively level, the five acres are well suited for horses or a variety of rural pursuits.
The property is located approximately 15 minutes from Drouin, Warragul and the M1 freeway.
Number 2390 Westernport Road Ripplebrook is on the market for $659,000.
Contact Peter Powell of Harcourts Warragul for further information on 5622 3333 or 0458 555 099.
Inspection by appointment.